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Project Manager, Communications and Strategic Programs

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113

The GST Architecture team seeks a Program Manager to help define and manage the strategy and execution of communications plans that amplify the GST VT, Learning Map and other strategic programs as directed by leadership.

What You Will Do:

  • Manage, expand and enhance communications supporting GST Architecture programs including written, website, outreach and social media. The target market includes global internal engineering and sales organizations as well as the Global Sales Training teams.
  • Write, edit and advise on communications for the GST Architecture team as well as drive communications improvement projects for the organization
  • Scope work, identify appropriate resources, set goals, track and report progress, develop schedules, create documentation and communicate to leadership.
  • Work cross-functionally and across geographies with internal stakeholders at all levels to define key themes, messages, objectives to drive awareness, engagement, and adoption of programs and initiatives.
  • Write compelling and effective content for a variety of audiences and channels including (but not limited to) blogs, newsletters, videos, presentations, virtual events, and announcements.
  • Write messaging and content for executive speaking, presentations, and other leadership communications that reach global internal audiences.
  • Contribute to building toolkits, templates, and training to promote self-service and communication best practices across the organization.
  • Employ innovative marketing and communications tactics that expand program visibility and motivate internal audiences to take action.
  • Track and report metrics on effectiveness of content and messages to internal stakeholders, as well as continually monitor, analyze, and tune messaging to maximize conversion.
  • Measure and analyze communications efforts for their effectiveness.
  • Identify opportunities to create internal communication moments to celebrate team wins and achievements

Who You Are:

  • Bachelors Degree in Communications, Project management or related degree
  • At least 5 years of professional experience including program or project management
  • Experienced in giving presentations, or ambition to do so
  • Experience in core project management disciplines including scope, schedule, and risk
  • Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills
  • Ability to influence at Sr. leadership level
  • Experience in process improvement
  • Well organized and able to work effectively under time pressure
  • Ability to influence internal and external stakeholders
  • Proven ability to lead projects and independently scope, prioritize and execute initiatives


Posted: 2021-04-02 Expires: 2021-05-07

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Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113

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